Machine Shop Attendant

Position Summary

Process work orders for the Machine Shop Staff.  Work in a fast-paced environment with students, mentors and staff. General knowledge of robotics and parts preferred.


  • Process work orders in a timely manner
  • Maintain an organized area

Experience and Skills Needed

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to maintain calm
  • General knowledge of robot parts
  • FIRST experience not required, but a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

Time Commitment

Commitment:               Minimum one day + Training

Approximate times:    Wednesday: 6 P.M. - 8 P.M. (dependent upon Regional*)

                                    Thursday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.

                                    Friday: 8 A.M. - 5 P.M.

                                    Saturday: 8 A.M. - Completion


NOTE: Volunteers should arrive on site 15-20 minutes prior to start of every shift in order to allow time to check in at the Volunteer Registration desk. 


Volunteer Orientation Dinner and Training* 

Reporting Relationships And Supervision

Direct supervision:       Machine Shop Staff

On-site guidance:        Pit Volunteer Coordinator


*Please Note: Some events will not be conducting a Wednesday evening Volunteer Orientation and Training.